3 edition of A survey of the religious content of American world history textbooks written prior to 1900 found in the catalog.
A survey of the religious content of American world history textbooks written prior to 1900
John Harper Dawson
Written in English
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|Pagination||xi, 252 [i.e. 249] leaves|
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A survey of the middle period of American history with special emphasis on the Civil War and Reconstruction—the causes, management, and consequences of the war in society, economics, politics, and culture. Prerequisites: PHL Attributes: Africana Studies Course, American Studies Course, Ethics Intensive (New GEP), Undergraduate. The history of the books became an acknowledged academic discipline in the s, Contributors to the discipline include specialists from the fields of textual scholarship, codicology, bibliography, philology, palaeography, art history, social history and cultural key purpose is to demonstrate that the book as an object, not just the text contained within it, is a conduit of.
HIST World History to Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours. (HIST ) World History to Development of major world societies in the premodern era; emergence of agrarian-based modes of production, political states, religious economy and a global division of systems; Eurasian world system and the civilizations of Africa and the Americas. The s represented a period in American history when a. urbanization declined b. few people had access to new forms of entertainment c. a new culture of consumption and pleasure clashed with traditional values d. technological developments had little impact on the American way of life.
Introducing American Religion provides an overview of the historical development of religion in the USA, focusing on the diversity of American religious life. In four parts, Charles Lippy traces the history of American religion from Europe, Native American and African life, through to the age of independence, and on to the late twentieth century up to the present day. Overall, the hundreds of survey measures point to the same drop in religion: If the s were another Great Awakening, this is the Great Decline. The Great Decline may be .
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The book reflected his two-year survey of 12 leading high school textbooks of American History including the venerable The American Pageant by Thomas A.
World history or global history as a field of historical study examines history from a global perspective. It emerged centuries ago; leading practitioners have included Voltaire (), Hegel (), Karl Marx () and Arnold J. Toynbee (). The field became much more active (in terms of university teaching, text books, scholarly journals, and academic associations) in.
U.S. Historycovers the breadth of the chronological history of the United States and also provides the necessary depth to ensure the course is manageable for instructors and students alike. U.S. History is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of most courses. The authors introduce key forces and major developments that together form the American experience, with particular 4/5(36).
Books about the history of the United States. Non-fiction only, please. Biographies of generals, presidents, activists, etc. are fine, but celebrity bios, even celebrities who lived in.
Religion has played a complex, vibrant, and multifaceted role in our nation's history. One of the most effective ways to help students explore its vitality is through primary sources. American Religions: A Documentary History is the only one-volume, up-to-date collection of primary sources available for American religious history courses.
A full-text collection of over one hundred textbooks published in the s; includes two surveys of historic schoolbooks by Dr. John A. Nietz, the founder of the Nietz Old Textbook Collection. I’ve talked and written about American history being shaped by five major themes, which influenced my selection of historic places for Fifty Great American Places.
These are: the story of freedom, the influence of war, the impact of innovation and technology, the tradition of diverse cultural experiences, and the influence of the American. Written from the perspective of the various denominations that thrived in the 19th century, this comprehensive survey of the middle period in America's religious past actually starts a little earlier, in the s.
In the aftermath of the American Revolution, the citizens of the newly-minted republic had to cope with more than the havoc wreaked on churches and denominations by the war. Find ss Textbooks at up to 90% off.
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out of 5 stars 2, Kindle Edition. Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion Jonathan Haidt. There’s no shame in admitting that you might have slept through a few days of American history class in high school.
Most history textbooks are so dry the only interesting thing that could emerge from them would be a sudden self-combustion in the middle of class. Thank goodness, then, for writers who thoroughly immerse themselves in the past and vibrantly animate it for modern readers.
This is a survey of the history of African-Americans in the United States from the African background through the Civil War. The emphasis is on American slavery, the abolition movement, the free African-American community, Civil War, Emancipation, and Reconstruction.
African-American Religious History (Formerly HIST ) Credit 3( Amanda Porterfield is Robert A. Spivey Professor of Religion and Professor of History at Florida State University.
She has written books on the New England Puritans, Protestant women missionaries in the 19th century, and the transformation of American religion after 1) Worlds of Wonder, Days of Judgment: Popular Religious Belief in Early New England by David Hall.
If you want to dig deep into what the earliest American colonists believed, this is a great book to start with, as Hall looks at the religious lives of many ordinary people. 2) Awash in a Sea of Faith by Jon Butler.
You’ll have to suffer some. Hand-sewn binding with gold gilded lettering on the front cover and outside spine. 37 page preface on "A Catholic View of American History and Culture" by Father Donald J.
Sanborn. Although this is a secular book, Father Sanborn's preface instructs one on how to teach this portion of history from a.
(shelved 5 times as american-religious-history) avg rating — ratings — published This student-friendly introduction combines both thematic and chronological approaches in exploring the pivotal role religion played in American history - and of its impact across a range of issues, from identity formation and politics, to race, gender, and class.
A comprehensive introduction to American religious history that successfully combines thematic and chronological approaches, aiding. This classic work, winner of the National Book Award in Philosophy and Religion and Christian Century’s choice as the Religious Book of the Decade (), is now issued with a new chapter by noted religious historian David Hall, who carries the story of American religious history.
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Thompson revealed how working class people were not merely victims of history, moved by powerful forces outside of themselves, but were also active in creating their own culture and future, during the degradation of the industrial revolution. The Religious Freedom Restoration Act of allowed the "compelling state interest" test to apply to federal level, not just the state level.
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